A free world

A few years ago, an American friend asked if it worries me that the Tatas are into everything and are so big in India. I retorted that I am more worried about Google’s pervasiveness than Tata’s. Sadly, we now have a new scarier competitor to corporations – Governments. Governments across the world, and in many

5 Reasons for the success of Flipkart

I enrolled to the Stanford University – Technology Entrepreneurship course and finished my first assignment today. The assignment was to pick a local startup and mention 5 reasons for its success. I picked Flipkart and here are the reasons I think it succeeded – your thoughts? Start-up – Flipkart.com Description of Business – In simple words, Flipkart.com

Travel and Go-UNESCO!

This year has been great for travel, check this out – Jan 1st Goa New years Jan 8th Bangalore Work Jan 15th Mumbai Marathon Jan 22nd Hyd Jan 29th Hampi 1st Go-UNESCO Feb 5th Hyd Feb 12th Auroville Marathon Feb 19th Ajantha, Ellora 2nd, 3rd Go-UNESCO Feb 26th Ongole Run trip Oh and noticed the

Check that to-do item out

So i’ve been hobbling the past few days. Which is an indirect reference that I finished my first full marathon at Auroville on 12th feb. The official certificates are out and my time says 4hrs 38minutes. And, i’m not happy about it at all (with my performance that day). Over the last 4 months, the

Stocktaking

I think I failed in achieving all three big personal goals I put for myself last year –Mastering Spanish – I started off well with my friend Marissa helping me out with grammar, etc. I try to keep up these using the audio books i’d downloaded and by keeping my default FB and CS websites